How to Be the Leader Your Team Needs During Periods of Change

Posted by Sarah Clark on November 22, 2017

 

There’s been a lot of change in our agency over the past few years. Authenticity and communication were critical every step of the way.

 

I had to mean it, sincerely, when I said that I believed a new goal or strategy would be the best thing for us. And our team had to discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly in order to arrive at a shared vision.

 

There are a few truths rooted at the core of every good company, and they're never more apparent than when you’re experiencing growing pains. They’ve helped me guide my team through change — maybe they can guide you, too.

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Topics: Leadership, change management

Doing My Part to #SaveOurCities: My First National Urban League Conference Experience

Posted by DeShaun Artis on August 11, 2017

When I was in college my life felt like it was in constant motion between taking a full load of classes, internships, on campus jobs, my fraternity and other involvement. As a recent grad my day was over after about 5:30 PM – and it was a little weird. While I enjoyed the freedom to relax after work, I knew I needed to be doing something in my newfound free time to make a difference. When I learned that a chapter of the National Urban League Young Professionals was coming to Arkansas I knew this was my opportunity to get involved again and give back.

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Topics: Leadership

Why Influence Is More Than Persuasion

Posted by Blake on January 17, 2017

Believe it or not, influence is not synonymous with persuasion.

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Topics: Leadership, influencers

103 Takeaways from 2016 ICCO Global Summit

Posted by Mitchell Communications Group on October 10, 2016

The International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO) is the voice of public relations consultancies around the world. The ICCO membership comprises national trade associations in twenty-eight countries across the globe: from Europe, Africa, Asia, the Americas and Australia. Collectively, these associations represent over 2,000 PR firms. And Elise Mitchell proudly represents Mitchell and the Dentsu Aegis Network as ICCO Vice President and President-elect.

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Topics: Leadership, inspiration